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Protestant Translators: Anne Lock Prowse and Elizabeth Russell: Printed Writings 1500-1640: Series I, Part Two, Volume 12

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As writers strongly committed to the Reformation, Anne Lock Prowse and Elizabeth Russell translated works which they believed were doctrinally useful for their Protestant readers. Lock translated Calvin's four sermons from French, dedicating the work to Katharine, Duchess of Suffolk. These were published with the appended sonnet sequence A meditation of a penitent sinner. This appears to be the first sonnet sequence written in English. The present edition is a facsimile of the Folger Shakespeare Library copy of 1560. Of the ...

Protestant Translators: Anne Lock Prowse and Elizabeth Russell: Printed Writings 1500-1640: Series I, Part Two, Volume 12 2001, Ashgate Publishing Limited

ISBN-13: 9781840142259

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